The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 58 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 8 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.54% 1.84% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.90% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 10
Median salary £40,000 £23,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £24,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +2.08%
2nd Line Support
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
502 633 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.72% 97.09% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 401 549 540
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Northampton region.

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in Northampton

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 2nd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 8 (42.11%) XenServer
3 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) SAN
3 8 (42.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) .NET
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.53%) MCP
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (5.26%) MobileIron
8 1 (5.26%) MCITP
8 1 (5.26%) Facilities Management
8 1 (5.26%) CMDB
8 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Law
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
1 8 (42.11%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) Facilities Management
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
1 8 (42.11%) XenServer
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.26%) MobileIron